These guidelines concern the diagnosis and management of patients with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS). They are designed for professionals working in the different health specialties who care for these patients.
Updated for 2018, the guidelines provide recommendations for diagnosis, treatment and referral in a variety of clinical settings, including:
This updated edition replaces the original guidance published in 2012.
These guidelines were developed by a panel of experts with support from, representation and endorsement by:
Also supported and endorsed by:
With additional support from
Patients with complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) and their relatives contributed to the development process.